Hyderabad to host WCIT-NILF 2018 next month

Telangana Minister for IT KTR and NASSCOM president R Chandrashekhar in meeting on WCIT-NILF 2018.

Hyderabad:​ After successfully organising the ​G​lobal ​E​ntrepreneurship ​S​ummit (​GES​) in November, Hyderabad is all set to host the ​W​orld Congress on ​I​nformation ​T​echnology and ​Nasscom India ​L​eadership ​F​orum (​WCIT-​NILF2018) in February.

To be held between February 19 to 21, ​the event ​will witness 2,500 delegates from 30 countries and will have 22 power packed sessions.

The sessions will cover the technologies reshaping the world that include ​A​rtificial ​I​ntelligence, ​B​lockchain, sports and technology among others. Apart from this, there will be 24 focus sessions on the sidelines on policy dialogue, new tech deep dives, country sessions, analyst corners, cio sessions and boardroom CEO sessions.

Some of the speakers include the first citizen robot Sophia, Isha Foundation head sadhguru ​Jaggi ​V​asudev, Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen. This is the first time that the W​CIT is being held in India after being held in Taiwan last year.